Private Harry Waller

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

24 Oct 1916

War time / or Pre War occupation

Dyeworks employee


Stewart Hubbard

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

45 Langley Road [now Latimer Road]
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

No known grave

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 2nd November 1916
Pte Harry Waller


Pte Harry (Henry) Waller, 27820, 7th Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment, was killed in action on the Somme on October 24th, 1916. He was aged 35.

His mother Sarah Ann, living at 45 Langley Road [now Latimer Road], Luton, was told in a letter from Second Lieut J. H. Kay that her son was killed by a piece of shell while at his post in the trenches on October 24th.

Before joining up eight months previously he had been employed at Stewart Hubbard's dyeworks in Regent Street. He had been at the Front for three months.

Pte Waller's father had died in 1904, and he had a brother, Fred, who had newly enlisted.


Individual Location

Pte Harry Waller

Author: Deejaya

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